What is diabetes? 

Diabetes or also called diabetes mellitus is a chronic disease (long-lasting) that occurs when your blood sugar is  too high.

Diabetes is a condition when your  pancreas is no longer able to produce insulin or you body can’t able to good use of insulin for some immune reasons this is all about diabetes.

Types of diabetes(Diabetes mellitus):

Although there are different types of diabetes but often classified into three categories:

Type 1 Diabetes: what is Type 1 diabetes ? let’s find out, type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease  which means due to the reason of your immune system counter itself to insulin-producing pancreatic cells. only 10% of people suffering type1 diabetes. mostly found in children and adolescents.

Type 2 Diabetes: Type 2 diabetes is the most common type of diabetes when your body is not able to use insulin produced by the pancreas.

Gestational Diabetes: Gestational diabetes is the condition when high blood glucose is found during pregnancy cause.Gestational diabetes may causes the risk to mother and child.

Symptoms of diabetes

At the initial stage, if the there are no symptoms then how can you find out signs and symptoms of diabetes? Well diabetes started painlessly that’s why hard to detect the symptoms of diabetes

Symptoms of type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes:  Hunger, frequent urination, fatigue, obscure vision, and  slow healing of wounds.

 Symptoms of Gestational Diabetes: As above mentioned there are also no exact symptoms of gestational diabetes. All symptoms are similar to the symptoms of type 1 and type 2 diabetes. find out in routine check-during pregnancy.

Causes of diabetes

Causes of diabetes depend on so many factors like genetic history,e environment hormonal diseases.  Leading causes of diabetes are obesity,  less physical activity,etc. Causes of type 1 diabetes isare completely different from type 2 diabetes.

Causes of Type 1 diabetes: when your immune system is harming insulin-producing cells but why have these immune system this immune systemstarted doing this is yet not found.

Causes of Type 2 diabetes: Most common cause of type 2 diabetes is a family history. Also , there are so many factors that cause type 2 diabetes these are increasing weight due to less physical activity, obesity, missing healthy diet, and family history.

Causes of Gestational diabetes: Gestational diabetes is due to hormonal changes during pregnancy.

Treatment of diabetes

Treatment of Type 1 diabetes: Insulin used for the treatment of type 1 diabetes

Treatment of Type 2 diabetes: Physical exercise, weight loss, diabetic diet along with medication like statin, insulin, antidiabetic as prescribed by your doctor.

Treatment of Gestational diabetes: If you have diagnosis with gestational diabetes then keep monitoring your blood sugar.

Although diabetes is not curable but can be treated and controlled by your efforts. American Diabetes  Association(ADA)is a non-profitable organisation that educate the people about diabetes and also help through funding. we appreciate this kind of efforts.



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